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CNA- CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT- PRN - HOSPICE

Company: Grane Home Health & Hospice
Location: State College
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

Our Company:Grane Home Health & HospiceOverview:PRNOur PRN Hospice Aide/CNAs are the heart of our organization who support patients by performing personal care services as necessary to meet the patients needs. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the healthcare industry on our team. We are confident you will find purpose, meaning and a chance to make a positive impact from day one. Apply today!PRN benefits include:401(k) programEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)Vendor discountsResponsibilities:Perform personal care needsPlan and prepare nutritious meals and assist in feeding the patient when necessaryTake and record temperatures, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure when ordered with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency when on patients plan of careAssist in ambulation and exercise, as instructedAssist patient in self-administration of medicationMeet safety needs of patient and use equipment safely and properlyReport on patients condition and significant changes to the assigned nurseKeep the patients living area clean and orderlyProvide respite for patients family/caregiver when on-site, as appropriateEnsure compliance with all state and federal legal and regulatory requirementsAdditional responsibilities as assignedQualifications:Meets the training requirements of the StateCompleted a minimum of seventy five hours of classroom and supervised practical training Sixteen hours of classroom must be completed prior to a mandatory sixteen hours of practical trainingMinimum of six months experience including providing personal careAt least eighteen years of ageAbility to read and follow written instructions and document care givenUnderstands hospice philosophy, comfortable providing specialized care to the terminally illSatisfactory references from previous employersAbility to work with little direct supervisionSecure with issues of death/dyingProvides a calm manner when in a patients homePossess and maintains current CPR certificationDemonstrates tact, patience, and good personal hygieneSuccessfully completes a probationary periodThis probationary period is to ensure the aide is competent in the above qualifications and is documented by the supervisor and the employeeStrong oral and written communication skillsGood organizational skillsAbout our Line of Business: At Grane Home Health & Hospice, our primary ambition is to bring first-class care to the warmest and most serene environment possible: home. We provide the full spectrum of home health and hospice services, thoughtfully tailored to the individual needs of patients and families. As part of the BrightSpring Health Services family of brands, Grane Home Health & Hospice is grounded in a foundational commitment to providing exceptional patient care and championing our agency leadership and teams. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the health care industry on our team. We are confident you will find purpose, meaning and a chance to make a positive impact from day one. For more information about Grane Home Health & Hospice, please visit www.GraneHospice.com. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.by Jobble

Keywords: Grane Home Health & Hospice, Altoona , CNA- CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT- PRN - HOSPICE, Healthcare , State College, Pennsylvania

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